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    Got drunk last night

    and ended up slaying the dragon
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 26

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    I stayed in my marriage

    after finding out he cheated. Initially I thought it was just emotional cheating. Stupid I know. When I found out he broke it off. A few months later the woman turn up at our door steps saying she is pregnant with his child. My world just stopped right there. Somehow, I am still...
    xinanelz xinanelz 31-35, F 12 Responses Apr 17

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    Unwanted moments or events have their own

    purposes in our lives. It was that which introduced us to certain parts of ourselves, which were hidden thus far, that would otherwise never get enlightened nor healed were it not for the challenges and difficulties that first helped us to reveal them and which also helped us to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    Karma is a nurtured seed.

    You always reap what you sow.
    BookDiva BookDiva 36-40, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    E.V.E.R.Y.T.H.I.N.G. Happens

    for a reason... Whether it's bad, good or indifferent.... If only to make me look back and reflect upon my own self and/or actions.
    Coffeetyme Coffeetyme 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2014

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    everyone wants Happiness.

    no one wants Pain. but you cant have a Rainbow. without a little Rain. feel free to message me! I love meeting new people :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 23

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    It wasn't a waste of time

    if you learned something 👌
    recklesssxo recklesssxo 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 22

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    "I was told once that

    when we are given a lesson and we do not learn from the first experience, we continually get the same lesson given to us, and each time we need to face it, it grows, it gets bigger and bigger, we get hurt more and more, until the day comes and we realize what we are doing we...
    Create63 Create63 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 26, 2014

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    It's funny to think that

    as we get older...u realize that everything does happen for a reason or purpose! When we accept that we're the authors to our own script in life.... You can start to wonder that all that u go thru is meant to be?! Isn't it all a question of attitude though? Instead if getting...
    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69 36-40, F 19 Responses Mar 13

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    Have you ever just sat down

    and thought..... Damn I've been through a lot of **** in my life so far.....
    CindersAndSmokes CindersAndSmokes 26-30, M 11 Responses a week ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Apr 17

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    I wonder what reason

    for falling in love with the wrong person?
    beautifulbutsoulless beautifulbutsoulless 46-50, F 13 Responses Jan 18

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    I do believe everything happens

    for a reason. My dad died when I was about 5 or 6 and I only have one memory of being with him. But I'm thankful because I at least remember him. I know that it's hard for my mom to raise 5 kids and she'll give her last penny to make us...
    searching4him searching4him 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 25

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    Yes everything happens

    for a reason but sometimes the hard part is finding the reason
    Larapshasuraka Larapshasuraka 18-21, F 8 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    liyme888 liyme888 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I offered to go antiquing,

    followed by a trip to a winery in the country, to have a lovely picnic. Ended up going to a dive bar to watch topless mud wrestlin', eating Frito pie and knocking back some cold Miller High Life. Sometimes you gotta just go with it.
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 25

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    I got let go from my job last Thursday.

    I feel somewhat relieved and very sad because of all the great people I use to work with that brought me so much joy and happiness into my life. My co workers were like a 2nd family to me. However I do not miss the job. I took upon this job as a temporary job until I finished...
    NiteOwlet NiteOwlet 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 27

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    Could be good or bad

    or just a waste of time but in the end usually knowledge, experience, or a certain quality is acquired.
    She4gets She4gets 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    People come into your life

    for a reason,a season or a lifetime. When u know which one it is,you will know what to do for that person. When someone is in your life for a REASON it is usually to meet a need you have expressed...
    teachocolate teachocolate 41-45, F 8 Responses Aug 25, 2014

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    A friend once told me,

    "people come into our life for a reason, a season or a lifetime."
    ObserverOfLife ObserverOfLife 22-25, M 4 Responses Oct 31, 2014

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    So on Sunday my boyfriend got locked up

    and I'm extremely sad I feel so weak, he's so stupid for doing what he did I just hope they don't hold him for a long period of time, I love him so much and i know he didn't mean to do what he did he just panicked, ( don't worry he didn't murder anyone) but either way it...
    alanamaia alanamaia 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    I am siting in a cafe to wait him.

    We talked yesterday that we will be here to take a drink. It seems ridiculous that the 3G signal is unstable . We just cant contact each other. Maybe it is not a luck for us anymore.
    wildgrass wildgrass 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    I feel that everything happens

    for a reason. I hope that I get to learn from the things That happen and I hope that it turns out well for me. I meet good people then I meet people that aren't good for me. So im hoping that whatever I learn next will Make things better for me in life.
    cutie7710 cutie7710 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 28

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    I truly do. Everything is a part of

    who you are. Even people coming into your life or crossing paths. There can even be those rare people you meet and have an instant connection and very deep bond and feelings for very quickly. One person can alter and change your life for the better.
    Kman4You Kman4You 36-40, M 5 Responses Apr 1

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    My God My Broken Heart

    I walk in the room to see my baby girl for the first time.... She lays there so helpless, tubes down her throat and in her nose.  IV's are attached everywhere.I start to cry as the tears roll down my cheeks.   All I can think to do is sing to her as I did every day when she...
    Cheer2 Cheer2 36-40, F 48 Responses Jun 25, 2013

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    Hi all, I want to share one of my experiences

    which has made me believe in this quote. On one fine sunny day, I met a guy at my working place. We had a normal healthy conversation. Unless I realized, it was one of those meetings where, without knowing the reason, you feel an instant connection with the other person. This...
    LifeIsAJourney25 LifeIsAJourney25 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    This goes out to all of the people

    who have been broken but have been strong enough to let go. For the people who have hurt so badly that they felt they could never love again, but kept their head up. For those who feel like going back to their old lover would put all the pieces back where they belong and...
    kaymiu kaymiu 46-50, F 4 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    I went through a divorce,

    3yrs now!day one,I felt as if I wasn't going to make it!3 yrs later,I'm doing better than ever.
    dafalcon dafalcon 46-50, M 5 Responses Sep 1, 2014

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    Everything has a purpose,

    everything is here for a reason. The thing is, do you know what it is? Would you believe and accept it if someone could tell you what it is? Are you sure absolutely what you already believe about everything having a reason to exist in what happens? Because I know what it is.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 14

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    If u call. A girl pretty she well forget in a

    hour. Call a girl. UGLY. She'll remember her entire life
    CookiePandas CookiePandas 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 22

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    I'm Renee Yvonne. When I was 14 I got pregnant.

    My parents lawyer drew up adoption papers before the baby was born because I was s "minor". I don't know if it was a boy or girl. When I was 18 I met a Navy Pilot when we lived in Chicago. We got married when I was 19 and I was 2 months pregnant. We wanted to have 5 children...
    ReneeYvonne72 ReneeYvonne72 41-45, F 7 Responses Jan 28

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    you will always have hope

    when you remember, that, there is a time for everything. Good, Bad, Happy, Sad, its the balance of life.
    RedApple44 RedApple44 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I know that there's always a reason

    for everything... It's just so hard to understand whatever that reason is :(
    aylavyu aylavyu 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've legally have been dead twice,

    but I'm still standing. I must have some purpose in life, I must be worth it somehow.
    SulleyBabe SulleyBabe 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 10, 2014

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    if only life had a delete key,

    have you ever wished you could start all over? ill assume its a natural, common fantasy. what if you could delete everything, or even just the bad things that have happened to you, and begin fresh with living in a new location and meet all new people? its debatable whether that...
    ColetteR ColetteR 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2014

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    I'm new....was just on a synchronicity internet

    search and here I am. This should be interesting.
    fla0range fla0range 31-35, F 23 hrs ago

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    Respectfully, I don't believe everything happens

    for a reason. I don't believe in coincidences, but neither do I believe that everything happens for a reason. I DO believe in synchronicity--which allows us the free will to choose--always--in everything, and those choices attract synchronous energy. For example, believing...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 8 Responses Apr 6

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    But am still looking

    for the reason why I have fallen in love with this guy.
    tiltheloverunsout tiltheloverunsout 41-45, F 9 Responses Apr 26

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    i was engaged to my first love at 17

    and i pushed him away and broke it off cuz everyone leaves. in the last 15 years ive been though so much speacially the last 5. but i learned so much and friends showed me not everyone leaves. now im back with my first love and im so in love. i think i needed to learn lessons...
    cooper3366 cooper3366 31-35, F 6 Responses Apr 4

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    You find the best people

    when you stop trying so hard to find the perfect ones. :)
    chris1225 chris1225 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    I hope that true ..because I been in a

    relationship for 5 years and still don't know what to think
    alackeret alackeret 26-30, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I really believe in that,

    but Sometimes I can't stop thinking about it and I just want to know the reason behind everything that has happened so badly that It gives me headache,and besides that it makes me want to analyze all the possible situations that I could go through,if I made a different decision...
    Anachiiswa Anachiiswa 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    Ride On A Train.

    Today is like every other day. I board the train quickly-can't be late. I choose a seat near the back. Few sit there. The light is broken, but that's fine. I don't need a light today. Alone I sit, lost in my thoughts, swirling, swirling. ..A slight noise startles me back to...
    PoetryNEmotion PoetryNEmotion 51-55, F 16 Responses Apr 5, 2012

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    I believe we all experiences things in our life

    to make us stronger for the future. "Experience", is my strength.
    2Greatfriends 2Greatfriends 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    I believe there is a lesson to be learned from

    every situation whether it be good or bad!
    racey44 racey44 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I believe everything happens

    for reason. Three years ago, I applied for Disability benefits and was denied. I appealed the decision. Months and a year went by but in the meanwhile, I suffered with my illness, worked gigs and lots of odd jobs for money, Family turned their back on me because I wasn't...
    BookDiva BookDiva 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 25

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